Jefferson County Jr High School



Jefferson County Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson County Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 109
8 84
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 4

Jefferson County Jr High School is a public high school of the Jefferson County School District located in Fayette, MS. It has 197 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 10.4 to 1.

Total Students: 197
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 19

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Jefferson County Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 101
(51%)
304
(52%)
 Female 96
(49%)
278
(48%)

Jefferson County Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 193
(98%)
576
(99%)
 White 4
(2%)
6
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jefferson County Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 194
(98%)
576
(99%)
 Not Eligible 3
(2%)
6
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Jefferson County Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 70.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Jefferson County Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 250
2007 241
2008 249
2009 239
2010 201
2011 92
2012 208
2013 228
2014 198
2015 197

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 34.7
2007 13.4
2008 13.8
2009 10.9
2010 8.7
2011 4.3
2012 11.2
2013 11.4
2014 10.2
2015 10.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.988
2007 0.89211618257261
2008 0.97590361445783
2009 0.9581589958159
2010 0.98507462686567
2011 0.96739130434783
2012 0.98557692307692
2013 0.98684210526316
2014 0.98484848484848
2015 0.98477157360406

Compare Jefferson County Jr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,040.0% 10.4:1
 
1,455.1% 14.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 70.3%
 
This School 98.5%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Jefferson County Jr High School
Fayette, MS
Public 07 - 08 197 10.4:1  
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Franklin High School
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Public 09 - 12 407 15.3:1 20 miles
Cathedral School
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Private PK - 12 666 12:1 21 miles
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